London Irish

News and reports from London Irish RFC.

London Irish bring in London Welsh lock

London Irish have bolstered their second-row options with the acquisition of Josh McNally from London Welsh until the end of the season...

January 10, 2017 with 0 Comments

It’s too tough here to ever relax, says Ben Franks

World Cup-winning Kiwi prop Ben Franks reckons Championship forwards are every bit as physical as those at international level – a fact..

January 4, 2017 with 0 Comments

20 Questions: Joe Cokanasiga – London Irish wing

Enjoyed the past few weeks? Very much so! I’ve been playing a fair bit in the first team which has been a great experience. There’s..

December 28, 2016

Robson banned for six weeks

London Irish second-row George Robson has been banned for six weeks for grabbing the testicles of Yorkshire Carnegie’s Ollie..

November 18, 2016

New Year verdict for London Irish’s London return

London Irish chief executive Bob Casey has revealed the club will discover in January if they will be allowed to ground share with..

November 17, 2016

Irish win has inspired us, Tikoirotuma warns Eddie

Aseli Tikoirotuma reckons Fiji can follow Ireland’s lead by “shocking the world” when they take on England at Twickenham this..

November 15, 2016

20 Questions: Richard Palframan – London Irish prop

How has the season gone so far? It’s gone really well and I’m really happy to be playing. Last season was a write off for me being..

November 9, 2016

My Life in Rugby: Nic Rouse – former London Irish, Sale and Nottingham lock

I was 27 by the time I made my Premiership debut, in a one-off game on loan for injury-hit London Irish against Leicester, but everything I..

November 8, 2016

My Life in Rugby: Barry Everitt – former London Irish & Northampton fly-half

It was the norm to have a hurling stick in your hand, not a rugby ball, where I grew up in Ireland and I didn’t take up rugby until I was..

October 18, 2016

Geraghty answers Bristol SOS call

Shane Geraghty will join Bristol from London Irish with immediate effect. The fly half, who has six international caps for England, returns..

October 18, 2016